We've lots of ideas for 2018 so if you are a Residents' Association or thinking of setting one up,
we invite you to join the Good Services Bureau so tha
t we can support you and you can support each other

We'd love to have your feedback with regard to setting up events


·    Five bad pieces of advice young activists hear about organising - Residents' Associations are "activist groups

·      Love thy Neighbour?  We don't even know their names

·      Common Neighbourhood

·      Dealing with neighbours

·      2 Ways to deal with difficult people

·      National Pensioners Convention

·     10 ways to love where you live

·     What is poverty?

·     Friern Barnet - The People's Library

·    Tesco's Winner for  the Friendliest Street 2012

·     Neighbourhood Planning  - Watch the video and let us know what you think

·     Forest of Bowland Grant Moar Communities

·    YES! Magazine - reframes the biggest problems of our time in terms of their solutions. Online and in print, they outline a path forward with in-depth analysis, tools for citizen engagement, and stories about real people working for a better world, here's an example of one of their latest articles - A People’s History of Robin Hood ...For hundreds of years, he’s fought tax injustice, tyranny, and the seizure of the commons. Why we still need him today... more

 ·   Bevendean community's bid to run pub - It's the dream of some to have a say in running their local. Now a group of community-minded people are    looking to club together and set up their own co-operative...more